How rich are Elon Musk, Donald Trump and these other big names?

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What do Elon Musk, Donald Trump and Oprah Winfrey have in common? They’re all really, really rich. But do you know their real net worth?

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Test your knowledge of these three and a few other equally big names. See if you can guess how rich they are.



Jeff Bezos

Amazon started as a small startup run by Jeff Bezos’ garage in Seattle in 1994 and has grown into an e-commerce giant worth more than $1.5 trillion. Bezos remains the company’s CEO and holds a 10.6% stake, Forbes reported.

You may know that Bezos is the richest man in the world, but do you know how much he’s actually worth? See what Bezos is worth.

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Elaine Thompson/AP/REX

Bill Gates

Bill Gates co-founded Microsoft – then called Micro-Soft – with childhood friend Paul Allen in 1975. He quit his day job at the software company that made him rich in 2008 to focus on charitable work through Bill and Melinda Gates. Foundation. Over the years, he’s sold or divested much of his stake in Microsoft – and with his recent divorce announcement, it seems likely his net worth will dwindle, but he’ll still be very wealthy.

Find out how rich Gates is.

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Matt Baron /

Joe Biden

President Joe Biden began his political career as a member of his local county council and became one of the youngest people ever elected to the US Senate. He became the 47th Vice President under President Barack Obama and was elected in November to become the 46th President of the United States. But despite his long political career, Biden has earned most of his money outside of politics.

See President Biden’s Net Worth.

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Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP/Shutterstock

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey has turned the income and success of her long-running talk show into a veritable media empire. She has her own cable channel, a stake in Weight Watchers and a multi-year deal with Apple to create content for her streaming channel. In 2020, Forbes named her the ninth richest self-made woman in America.

But how rich is she? Find out how much Winfrey is worth.

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Carolyn Kaster/AP

donald trump

Former President Donald Trump is the first billionaire president in US history, Forbes reported. The bulk of his fortune comes from his real estate in New York, but he also makes money through licensing deals, golf courses and a winery.

See how much Trump is worth.

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Kathy Hutchins /

Elon Musk

CEO of rocket producer SpaceX and electric car maker Tesla, Elon Musk is changing the way the world moves. He wears many hats, including inventor, executive and futurist – roles that have paid him well.

SpaceX was valued at $74 billion after its last funding round in February 2021, according to Forbes.

Keep reading to find out how much it’s worth.

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Etienne Laurent/EPA-EFE

Mark Zuckerberg

As CEO and co-founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg became the third richest American and the seventh richest person in the world, according to Forbes. Zuckerberg launched his social media platform in 2004 for his fellow Harvard students, but it has since become a go-to communication tool for people around the world.

Zuckerberg and his wife currently own about 15% of Facebook shares. Can you guess how rich this stake in the business made him? Find out how rich Zuckerberg is.

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Andrew Lisa contributed reporting for this article.

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